1 a small cut of meat including part of a rib
2 a tennis return made with a downward motion that puts backspin on the ball [syn: chop shot]
3 a grounder that bounces high in the air [syn: chopper]
1 cut into pieces; "Chop wood"; "chop meat" [syn: chop up]
2 move suddenly
3 strike sharply, as in some sports
4 cut with a hacking tool [syn: hack]
- , /ʧɒp/, /tSQp/
- Rhymes with: -ɒp
- A cut of meat, often containing a section of a rib.
- I only like lamb chops when it is served with mint jelly.
- A blow with an axe,
cleaver, or similar
- It should take just one good chop to fell the sapling.
- Ocean waves, generally caused by wind, distinguished from swell by being smaller and not lasting as long.
- The result of a tied poker hand
- To cut into pieces with short, vigorous cutting motions.
- chop wood
- chop an onion
- chop wood
- To sever with an
axe or similar implement.
- Chop off his head.
- To prepare marijuana so as to be smokable.
- In the context of "transitive|baseball": To hit the ball downward so that it takes a high bounce.
- To divide the pot (or tournament prize) between two or more players.
Etymology 2छाप ćhāp (stamp)
Chop can refer to:
- CHOP, a chemotherapy treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
- Meat chop, a cut of meat usually containing a rib and served as an individual portion.
- Chop (furniture), an identifying mark on cabinets and furniture
- Chop (fiberglass), a form of fiberglass
- Seal (Chinese) or "chop" colloquially, used in China to prove identity (typically on documents or art in East Asia)
- Chops (juggling) a juggling pattern for three balls or clubs
- Perhaps derived from above, "Chops" refers to the basic set of musical skills a musician possesses, particularly in jazz.
- Chopping the blinds, in poker, when all players fold to the blinds, who then remove their bets
- Chop, Ukraine.
- Chop (also called "bluegrass chop"), a percussive technique of rhythmic accompaniment used by bluegrass mandolin and fiddle players
- Embouchure, in music, a synonym for chops
- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
- CHOPS, an Asian-American hip-hop producer and rapper
- Chop (Corps of Cadets), in the Corps of Cadets at Texas A&M a person who doesn't do anything and makes excuses to get out activities such as fish Burns
- Chops (album), a pop album by Euros Childs
- Karate chop, a fast and focused strike with the side of the hand
- Mutton chops, a colloquial term for sideburns
- Chop (Software), a file splitting utility.
- CCAAT/Enhancer-Binding Protein Homologous Protein (CHOP), an activating protein of apoptosis
chop in German: Chop
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